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Silk Moth's Antenna Inspires New Nanotech Tool With Applications in Alzheimer's Research


February 28, 2011

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By mimicking the structure of the silk moth's antenna, University of Michigan researchers led the development of a better nanopore--a tiny tunnel-shaped tool that could advance understanding of a class of neurodegenerative diseases that includes Alzheimer's. Full Story

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